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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 103 new and published books in the subject of Diaspora Studies — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Migration to Rural and Peripheral Destinations

    Transnationalism, Integration, and Acculturation on the Margins

    By Ruth McAreavey

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Current population movements involve both established and new destinations, often encompassing marginal and rural communities and resulting in a whole new set of issues for these communities. This volume examines structural forces and individual strategies and behavior to highlight the...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Sport and South Asian Diasporas

    Playing through Time and Space

    Edited by Stanley Thangaraj, Daniel Burdsey, Rajinder Dudrah

    This original collection demonstrates the importance of sporting practices, spaces and leisure affiliations to understanding issues around identity, (post-) migration, diaspora and transnationalism for global South Asian populations. The chapters provide a critical (re-) examination of the roles...

    Published April 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Migration, Family and the Welfare State

    Integrating Migrants and Refugees in Scandinavia

    Edited by Karen Fog Olwig, Birgitte Romme Larsen, Mikkel Rytter

    Migration, Family and the Welfare State explores understandings and practices of integration in the Scandinavian welfare societies of Denmark, Norway and Sweden through a comprehensive range of detailed ethnographic studies. Chapters examine discourses, policies and programs of integration in the...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Is There a Home in Cyberspace?

    The Internet in Migrants' Everyday Life and the Emergence of Global Communities

    By Heike Mónika Greschke

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

    How is global togetherness possible? How does the availability of the Internet alter migrants' everyday lives and senses of belonging? This book introduces an 'alien people' inhabiting a specific common virtual space in the World Wide Web, while the members of this space - most of them ethnic...

    Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Afro-Nordic Landscapes

    Equality and Race in Northern Europe

    Edited by Michael McEachrane

    Series: Routledge Studies on African and Black Diaspora

    Afro-Nordic Landscapes: Equality and Race in Northern Europe challenges a view of Nordic societies as homogenously white, and as human rights champions that are so progressive that even the concept of race is deemed irrelevant to their societies. The book places African Diasporas, race and legacies...

    Published April 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. The West Indian Diaspora

    By Suzanne Model

    Series: Routledge Studies of Diasporic Peoples

    Suzanne Model examines the adaptation of West Indians in five host societies: the United States, Great Britain, Canada, France and the Netherlands. The economic, political, and demographic disparities within these countries raise the question: how do conditions at destination affect West Indian...

    Published March 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. International Migration and Ethnic Relations

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Magnus Dahlstedt, Anders Neergaard

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Each day, in so many aspects of daily life, we are reminded of the significance of migration and ethnicity. This book is a critical contribution to the understanding of the phenomena of migration and ethnicity, from a Swedish vantage point looking outwards towards a European context. It presents...

    Published March 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Links to the Diasporic Homeland

    Second Generation and Ancestral 'Return' Mobilities

    Edited by Russell King, Anastasia Christou, Peggy Levitt

    This book examines return mobilities to and from ancestral homelands of the second generation and beyond. It presents cutting-edge empirical research framed within the mobilities, transnational and return migration/diaspora paradigms on a trans/local and global scale. The book is unique in...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Gender, Sexuality, and Diaspora

    By Fataneh Farahani

    Series: Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

    This work argues that diaspora cannot stand as an epistemological category of analysis, separated and distinct from the intersectionality of race, class, gender, and sexuality. Through narrative analysis along with gendered understanding of the reasons, processes and consequences of displacement&...

    Published March 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Bengal Diaspora

    Muslim Migrants in Britain, India and Bangladesh

    By Claire Alexander, Joya Chatterji, Annu Jalais

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Recent decades have witnessed the growth of a new interest, both scholarly and political, in migration and diaspora. This book focuses on three groups of Muslim Bengali migrants. One group had migrated across international borders after partition and settled in Britain; the second had crossed...

    Published February 28th 2014 by Routledge